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Friends & Neighbors: Mexico (2018)

Shorts70 min.

Recommended ages: 7+

Join us in warmly welcoming our friends and neighbors to the south, Mexico’s Morelia International Film Festival, who recently celebrated their 15th anniversary! We’re showcasing and saluting shorts that innovatively highlight Latin American culture and demonstrate that art has no borders.

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Shorts in this lineup:


Tintico’s Afternoons


Las Tardes de Tintico

Mexico | Animation
Alejandro García Caballero; 2012, 11 min.

Rain in the Eyes


Lluvia en los Ojos

Mexico | Animation
Rita Basulto; 2013, 9 min.

Piñata Love

USA | Live Action
Joel Ramirez; 2017, 6 min.

The Piñata King

UK | Documentary
Charlie Kwai, Chris Lee & Paul Storrie; 2017, 3 min.
in Spanish, with English subtitles

Mateo and the Cinema


Mateo y el Cine

Mexico | Animation
Luis Felipe Hernández Alanis; 2015, 4 min.
in Spanish, with English subtitles

Lucy vs. the Limits of Voice


Lucy Contra las Limites de Voz

Mexico | Live Action
Mónica Herrera; 2012, 10 min.
in Spanish, with English subtitles

A Hole


El Agujero

Mexico | Animation
Maribel Suarez; 2016, 5 min.
in Spanish, with English subtitles

Far from Home


Lejos de Casa

Mexico | Live Action
Mayra Veliz; 2016, 13 min.
in Spanish, with English subtitles

Elena and the Shadows


Elena y las sombras

Mexico | Animation
César Cepeda; 2016, 7 min.

Creativity Does Not Recognize Walls


La Creatividad no Reconoce Muros

Mexico | Animation
Fernando Campos; 2017, 2 min.

Bzzz

Mexico | Animation
Anna Cetti & Guicho Nuñez; 2017, 4 min.



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